The annual award ceremony of the prof. dr. Marijan Hanzekovic Foundation was held on Friday, 7th December 2012. In the regular category the 50,000 kn prize, the diploma and medals were won by Mirna Dumičić and Tomislav Rizdak (Croatian National Bank, Zagreb) for the paper Determinants of Banks' Net Interest Margins in Central and Eastern Europe. The award in the student category wasn’t awarded due to the insufficiant quality of submitted papers.
The members of the award committee for 2012 were Hrvoje Šimović (Faculty of Economics and Business, Zagreb); Velimir Šonje (Arhivanalitika; Zagreb School of Economics and Management, Zagreb); Ivica Urban (Institute of Public Finance, Zagreb); Ilija Ivan Zovko (University of Oxford; Lloyds TSB, London); and Katarina Ott (Institute of Public Finance, Zagreb).
The awarded papers is published in the journal Financial Theory and Practice No. 1/13.
The Prof. Dr. Marijan Hanžeković Trust invites entries for the annual award of the Prof. Dr. Marijan Hanžeković Prize. More details...
The Trust was set up in memory of Professor Marijan Hanžeković. The founders of the Professor Dr Marijan Hanžeković Trust were the Institute of Public Finance, Marijan Hanžeković Jr, the Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Croatia, the Croatian National Bank, Privredna banka, Zagrebacka banka and the Croatian Postal Bank. Apart from paying tribute to the memory of Professor Marijan Hanžeković, the objective of the Foundation is to promote the financial sciences and to encourage scholars and experts, especially the young, to be engaged with this discipline.
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Professor dr Marijan Hanžeković, lawyer and economist, as well as professor of literature and language, worked in almost all areas of the economy, especial in finances, the fiscal and monetary system, banking, securities and stock exchanges. He was born in 1915 in Slavonska Požega, and he died in 1993 in Zagreb. More...